Brilliant Mining Corp.

Brilliant Mining Corp.

June 23, 2008 13:25 ET

TSX Venture 50 Ranks Brilliant Mining In Top 10 Mining Companies

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 23, 2008) - Brilliant Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE:BMC) ("Brilliant Mining") today announced that it was again selected for the TSX Venture 50TM list of companies as one of the top 10 TSX Venture listed mining companies. Brilliant was selected among 2,176 TSX Venture listed companies.

"This is the second consecutive year Brilliant has ranked in the TSX Venture 50, once again recognizing us as a leading Company among our peers," said Mike Sieb, President of Brilliant Mining. "This reflects the strength of our management and quality of the high-grade Lanfranchi Nickel Mine in Western Australia."

The TSX Venture 50 are the top 10 companies in each of five major industry sectors - mining, oil & gas, technology & life sciences, diversified industries and cleantech - based on a ranking formula with equal weighting given to one-year revenue (last reported 12 months), return on investment, market cap growth and trading volume. All data was as of December 31, 2007. For those that are interested in how the ranking was compiled, the ranking methodology is available on the TSX website.

About Brilliant Mining

Brilliant Mining Corp. is focused on the production, development and exploration of nickel opportunities world wide. The Company currently has a 25% interest in the producing high grade Lanfranchi Nickel Mine in Western Australia and has active nickel projects in Canada, including the Michikamau property in central Labrador.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

Mike Sieb, B.Sc., MBA, President

Brilliant Mining Corp.

Certain disclosures in this release, including management's assessment of Brilliant's plans and projects, constitute forward-looking statements that are subject to numerous risks, uncertainties and other factors relating to Brilliant's operation as a mineral exploration company that may cause future results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Brilliant expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

The 2007 TSX Venture 50TM was compiled based on public historical data and is not an invitation to purchase securities listed on Toronto Stock Exchange and/or TSX Venture Exchange. TSX Group Inc. and its affiliates do not endorse or recommend any securities referenced in this ranking. Neither TSX Group Inc. nor its affiliated companies represent, warrant or guarantee the accuracy or the completeness of the information. You should not rely on the information contained in this news release for any trading, business or financial purposes. TSX Group Inc. and its affiliates assume no liability for any errors or inaccuracies in this news release or any use or reliance upon this information.

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